As part of the Data Science Institute's flagship annual event, this virtual session will bring together thought leaders who are driving discussions on ethics and privacy in data science and engineering.
Ethics and Privacy: Terms of Usage will feature conversations and lightning talks on a range of topics, such as ensuring the responsible use of data, exposing algorithmic bias, and the benefits and risks of data sharing.
This year's featured speakers will include:
Eric Schmidt, former Google Chief Executive Officer and Executive Chairman and Co-Founder of Schmidt Futures
Jeannette M. Wing, Avanessians Director of the Data Science Institute and Professor of Computer Science, Columbia University
Yeon-Koo Che, Kelvin J. Lancaster Professor of Economic Theory, Department of Economics, Columbia University
Roxana Geambasu, Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science, Columbia Engineering
Jeff Goldsmith, Associate Professor, Department of Biostatistics, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health
Rafael Yuste, Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Arts & Sciences
Tamar Mitts, Assistant Professor, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University